23+ Examples of Typography Portraits

  • November 2016
  • Fonts

Typography portraits are typically created with letters. In typography portraits, letters are used to shape the portraits and it is just amazing how working together of font types, sizes, and styles can form a great portrait artwork. Typographic portraits are a huge rage in the world of modern art and numerous art enthusiasts are not only rendering their time and patience towards this art form but graphic designers have also largely contributed to creating stunning artworks.

Text-based Imagery Typography Portrait

Text-based Imagery Typography Portrait

This Typographic portrait of a Centurion from the Battlestar Galactica is created on Photoshop with fonts of myriad shades of grey and white on a black background. You can customize the print to render a persona touch of your own.

Typography Portrait Art

Typography Portrait Art

The words from the popular song ‘I’m OK’ by Christina Aguilera have been used to create this portrait of a child in order to link to the problems and emotions of children.

Typographic Portrait of Walter White

Typographic Portrait of Walter White

Walter White is a fictional character and the main protagonist of the famous American TV series Breaking Bad and the designer has used his imagery to render a Typographic portrait of this character.

Typeface Typography Portrait

Typeface Typography Portrait

The designer has created this half bust portrait of the famous boxer Muhammad Ali by working on this for a week; the end result, as we see, is a stunning work of art.

Typography Portrait of Hannibal Lecter

Typography Portrait of Hannibal Lecter

Dr. Hannibal Lecter is a character in a series of suspense novels by Thomas Harris and this typographic portrait made with the words of the same novels exude the mystery that the character itself comes with.

White Background Typography Portrait

White Background Typography Portrait

Typography is the art and technique of arranging type letters to make written language legible, readable and appealing when displayed. And when this is converted into artwork, what you get is a seamless bonding of the letters with the image they create.

Digital Typography Portrait

Digital Typography Portrait

The typographic portrait of Scarlette Johansson has been created in five days and it is needless to say that the amount of precision and expertise which has gone into making this portrait is exquisite.

Conceptual Typography Portrait

Conceptual Typography Portrait

This portrait of a young lady has been made with the lyrics of the songs of Bob Marley. It has been created on Photoshop.

Monochrome Typography Portrait

Monochrome Typography Portrait

With inspirations such as the one here- a daughter by the name of Rebekah, you can also create relatable typographic portraits of your friends and family with relatable words which describe them the best.

Awesome Typography Digital Art

Typographical Digital Art

Typography portraits can be considered an extension of Digital Art as they can only be created digitally with the help of photoshop. These illustrations generally require a lot of patience, precision, and expertise to be created.

Portrait Typography of Heisenberg

Portrait Typography of Heisenberg

Typography Portrait of Michael Jackson

Typography Portrait of Michael Jackson

American Army Typography Portrait

American Army Typography Portrait

Typography Portrait of Jonny Craig

Typography Portrait of Jonny Craig

Colorful Typographic Portrait

Colorful Typographic Portrait

Digital Art Type Portrait

Digital Art Type Portrait

Typographic Portrait of Sheldon Cooper

Typographic Portrait Sheldon Cooper

Typography Portrait of Mahmoud Darwish

Typography Portrait Mahmoud Darwish

 

Awesome Typography Portrait

Awesome Typography Portrait

Graphic Design Typography Portrait

Graphic Design Typography Portrait

Typography Portrait by Thedanishcookie

Typography Portrait by Thedanishcookie

Fine Art Typography Portrait

Fine Art Typography Portrait

Typography Portrait by Robbie Manson

Typography Portrait by Robbie Manson

Beautiful Typography Portrait

Beautiful Typography Portrait

Typography portrait is typically done by graphic designers, art directors, comic book artists, and graffiti artists. However, you can seek inspirations from the artwork added above and also download and customize these portrait designs and ideas to suit your personal needs and requirements. This way, you do not need to hire a professional anymore.